Ohio Renewable Energy Facts

Solar Power

Ohio has installed over 200 MW of solar power, enough to power 28,000 homes. This growing industry has created more than 7,000 solar jobs.

Wind Power

Ohio has over 725 MW of installed wind energy capacity, enough to power more than 170,000 homes. Wind developers have invested more than $1.4 billion in the state.

Hydro Power

Six powered dams are located throughout the state, providing 517,000 MWh of power. Over 100 Ohio companies are part of the hydroelectric supply chain.  

Bio Power

Agricultural production, the growth of anerobic digestion technology, and research on algal-based fuels make Ohio a leader in bio energy potential.